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Informed Choice Radio - personal finance peace of mind with Martin Bamford

Aug 31, 2018

In this episode, it's a double-header! I chat with Alistair McQueen, Head of Savings & Investments at Aviva, about how they are checking up on the work, wealth and wellbeing of their older employees with mid-life MOTs. I also talk about growing speculation the Chancellor could have something up his sleeve for pensions...


Aug 27, 2018

Retirement today is the golden era, not the olden one.

Everyone I meet who is entering the retirement phase of their life wants to have a life well lived and achieve their big goals.

My guest on the podcast today is a fellow financial planner who has written the book on redefining retirement, showing how the post-war...


Aug 25, 2018

In this episode, why you're not saving enough for your care in later life and why a proposed care ISA is a really bad idea. There's also a roundup of the latest personal finance news, and the aftershow, where I share some news from the world of Informed Choice - including an exciting announcement about our new...


Aug 20, 2018

Unless you've been living under a rock for the past few years, you're probably familiar with bitcoin and it's rollercoaster ride for cryptocurrency speculators.

I've resisted covering crypto on this podcast for a number of reasons. Most of the so-called expert guests put forward to speak on the subject are anything but....


Aug 13, 2018

The financial technology, or fintech, sector is booming.

Entrepreneurs, bankers, consultants, investors and asset managers are scrambling for more information: Who are the key players? What's driving the explosive growth? What are the risks?

My guest on the podcast today is Susanne Chishti, CEO of FINTECH Circle,...